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2018 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Calls for Variation

2018 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival Calls for Variation

The lower-grade races of next year’s Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival 2018 are calling for smart Perth galloper Variation who rounds out his summer prep at home this Saturday. Lark Hill horseman Simon Miller is keen to send his War Chant four-year-old east for a shot at some Melbourne Festival of Racing black-type in Victoria next…

2017 Kingston Town Classic Results: Pounamu Upset Winner

2017 Kingston Town Classic Results: Pounamu Upset Winner

It was an all-Perth Kingston Town Classic 2017 trifecta at Ascot Racecourse over the weekend with the Alan Mathews-trained local roughie Pounamu scoring an upset win in the final Group 1 of the year down under. A six-time Perth Cup winning horseman, Mathews finally broke through with an elite level success thanks to the perfectly-timed…

2017 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Railway Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

Group 1 racing returns to Perth for the first time in 12 months in the form of Saturday’s Railway Stakes 2017, a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview on the mile classic detailed below. Running as Ascot Race 7 at 5:00pm (local time), this year’s Group 1 $1 million James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes…

2017 Hyperion Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2017 Hyperion Stakes Tips & Odds Update

The Belmont Winter Racing Carnival continues in W.A. this weekend and below are our insider Hyperion Stakes 2017 betting tips plus the latest odds on the mile showdown. A smart field of 10 horses take to the Belmont track in Race 7 on Saturday for this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Hyperion Stakes (1600m). Betting on…

Scales Of Justice Heads 2017 Hyperion Stakes Field

Scales Of Justice Heads 2017 Hyperion Stakes Field

The winter racing action in W.A. continues at Belmont Racecourse on Saturday with the Hyperion Stakes 2017, the field for which is headed by Lindsey Smith’s Group 1 winner Scales Of Justice. Due to run as Belmont Race 7 at 3:45pm (local), this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Hyperion Stakes (1600m) drew 10 final acceptors. Drawn…

Scales Of Justice Heads 2017 Belmont Sprint Field & Odds

Scales Of Justice Heads 2017 Belmont Sprint Field & Odds

Lindsey Smith’s returning Group 1 winner Scales Of Justice is clear favourite in Belmont Sprint 2017 betting to get the job done first-up in Perth this weekend. Set to run as Belmont Race 7 at 3:55pm (AWST), this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Belmont Sprint (1400m) has attracted a smart field of the state’s best gallopers….

2015 Rosehill Guineas Field – Hallowed Crown Out Wide

2015 Rosehill Guineas Field – Hallowed Crown Out Wide

A small field of just seven three-year-olds is set to run in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) this Saturday, down from the 15 that ran in last year’s race. Bart & James Cummings’ Hallowed Crown headlines the field but will have to overcome a wide start from the outside gate. The three-year-old colt has…

Spring Champion Stakes 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Spring Champion Stakes 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

While four of the weekend’s five Group 1 spring features take place in Melbourne, Sydney’s Randwick Racecourse is also host to elite level racing on Saturday with the 2014 Spring Champion Stakes. Many of the season’s top three-year-olds face off in the Caulfield Guineas this weekend at Caulfield Racecourse, but the $400,000 Group 1 Moet…

First Seal Odds-On in 2014 Spring Champion Stakes Betting

First Seal Odds-On in 2014 Spring Champion Stakes Betting

John Thompson’s Flight Stakes winning filly First Seal may be on a short seven day turnaround but the in-form youngster has opened odds-on favourite to handle two Group 1 fields in as many weeks with a Spring Champion Stakes 2014 win at Randwick this Saturday. The daughter of Fastnet Rock is one of two fillies…

Sweynesse Leads Spring Champion Stakes Field 2014

Sweynesse Leads Spring Champion Stakes Field 2014

John O’Shea’s Victoria Derby bound young gun Sweynesse is the headline final acceptor for Saturday’s 2014 Spring Champion Stakes field in Sydney. The latest elite level of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival, the $400,000 Group 1 Moet & Chandon Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) attracted a below capacity field of nine acceptors this year. With two…